UK: New Audi A3 gets 1.2L TFSI image

Audi has recently announced the availability of the 1.2 liter TFSI engine on the 2013 A3 model in the United Kingdom.

According to the German based automaker, the 2013 Audi A3 can now be ordered with the 1.2 liter TFSI engine in the United Kingdom, where the model is available from 17,905 GBP in the SE trim with the six-speed transmission and from 22,760 GBP for the S Line version with the S tronic gearbox. Audi says that the three-door version of the model is available already and it will go on sale in May, but for the five-door Sportback, future customers will have to wait until this summer, before being able to drive it home.

The new Audi A3 with the 1.2 liter TFSI engine is coming with 105 HP (77 kW) and 175 Nm of torque (129 lb-ft), mated to a six-speed manual transmission. The three-door version can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 10.3 seconds and its CO2 emissions stop at 114 g/km of CO2. The average fuel consumption stands at 4.9 liter / 100 km (57.6 mpg UK / 47.9 mpg US). Prices for the model start at 17,905 GBP for the manual and at 22,760 GBP for the automatic.

Source: Audi